Adult DAN Grade Syllabus

  • Must hold current B.A.F. membership.
  • Must have paid up-to-date Hombu Dojo Contributions.
  • All techniques are assessed using the graded elements.
  • All techniques should be performed omote and ura unless specified.
  • Candidates should be able to demonstrate basic kihon dosa, shisei, tai sabaki, ukemi, tandoku dosa, sotai dosa.
  • Candidate should attend 3 courses by senior instructor.
  • Candidate should attend spring courses by summer schools.
  • For Shodan and Nidan Candidate is required to submit an essay 6 months prior to grading with application form (Countersigned by a Shidoin).

KEY:   T= Tachi Waza   S= Suwari Waza H= Hanmi Handachi Waza

Basic Requirements:1 year of regular practices from gaining 1st KYU 

ATTACK

TECHNIQUE

T

S

H

SHOMEN UCHIALLXXX
YOKOMEN UCHIALLXXX
TSUKIALLXXX
KATATE DORI AI HANMIALLXXX
KATATE DORI GYAKU HANMIALLXXX
KATA DORIALLX XX
RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
MOROTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOKATA DORIALLX XX
USHIRO ERI DORIALLX XX
ALLJU WAZAX  
ALLNAGE WAZAX  
ALLKANSETSU WAZAX  
ALL
KAISHI WAZAX  
TANTO DORIJU WAZAX  
TACHI  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  KOKYU NAGEX  

 

Basic Requirements:2 years of regular practices from gaining SHODAN

ATTACK

TECHNIQUE

T

S

H

SHOMEN UCHIALLXXX
YOKOMEN UCHIALLXXX
TSUKIALLXXX
KATATE DORI AI HANMIALLXXX
KATATE DORI GYAKU HANMIALLXXX
KATA DORIALLX XX
RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
MOROTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOKATA DORIALLX XX
USHIRO ERI DORIALLX XX
ALLJU WAZAX  
ALLNAGE WAZAX  
ALLKANSETSU WAZAX  
ALL
KAISHI WAZAX  
TANTO DORIJU WAZAX  
TACHI  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  KOKYU NAGEX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKNI NIN DORIX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKFUTARI GAKEX  
MULTIPLE ATTACK
JU WAZAX  

 

Basic Requirements:3 years of regular practices from gaining NIDAN

ATTACK

TECHNIQUE

T

S

H

SHOMEN UCHIALLXXX
YOKOMEN UCHIALLXXX
TSUKIALLXXX
KATATE DORI AI HANMIALLXXX
KATATE DORI GYAKU HANMIALLXXX
KATA DORIALLX XX
RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
MOROTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOKATA DORIALLX XX
USHIRO ERI DORIALLX XX
ALLJU WAZAX  
ALLNAGE WAZAX  
ALLKANSETSU WAZAX  
ALL
KAISHI WAZAX  
TANTO DORIJU WAZAX  
TACHI  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  KOKYU NAGEX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKNI NIN DORIX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKSAN NIN DORIX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKFUTARI GAKEX  
MULTIPLE ATTACK
JU WAZAX  
Basic Requirements:4 years of regular practices from gaining SANDAN

ATTACK

TECHNIQUE

T

S

H

SHOMEN UCHIALLXXX
YOKOMEN UCHIALLXXX
TSUKIALLXXX
KATATE DORI AI HANMIALLXXX
KATATE DORI GYAKU HANMIALLXXX
KATA DORIALLX XX
RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
MOROTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOTE MOCHI RYOTE DORIALLX XX
USHIRO RYOKATA DORIALLX XX
USHIRO ERI DORIALLX XX
ALLJU WAZAX  
ALLNAGE WAZAX  
ALLKANSETSU WAZAX  
ALL
KAISHI WAZAX  
TANTO DORIJU WAZAX  
TACHI  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  DORIJU WAZAX  
JO  KOKYU NAGEX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKNI NIN DORIX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKSAN NIN DORIX  
MULTIPLE ATTACKFUTARI GAKEX  
MULTIPLE ATTACK
JU WAZAX